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Bangor Daily News
Snow causes accidents, cancellations as storm moves through MaineBANGOR, Maine — As expected, a storm that arrived about noon Monday in southern
Snow causes accidents, cancellations as storm moves through Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
BANGOR, Maine — As expected, a storm that arrived about noon Monday in southern Maine wreaked havoc with motorists and prompted scores of cancellations. Snow began falling in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire before... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Owls Head offers $305,000 for land to preserve harbor accessOWLS HEAD, Maine — Selectmen have reached an agreement to acquire land that wil
Owls Head offers $305,000 for land to preserve harbor access
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
OWLS HEAD, Maine — Selectmen have reached an agreement to acquire land that will retain public access to its deep-water harbor after it was unable to renew a 50-year easement on an adjacent wharf. Selectmen have reached a purchase and sales... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Howland tannery site cleanup resumes as officials work to improve parcelThe cleanup of the site resumed Tuesday, a day after the Maine Department of En
Howland tannery site cleanup resumes as officials work to improve parcel
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
The cleanup of the site resumed Tuesday, a day after the Maine Department of Environmental Protection issued a permit allowing the removal of debris by contractors employed by the Penobscot River Restoration Trust, Town Manager William Lawrence... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
6,000 tons of mercury-contaminated soil hauled from HoltraChemORRINGTON, Maine — Nearly 60 rail cars, each carrying approximately 98 tons of
6,000 tons of mercury-contaminated soil hauled from HoltraChem
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — Nearly 60 rail cars, each carrying approximately 98 tons of mercury-contaminated soil, were hauled away from Orrington in December as part of the multimillion-dollar environmental cleanup at the former HoltraChem Manufacturing Co.... Read more

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